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Giants | Jason Pierre-Paul vows to play

Sat, 26 Nov 2016 17:30:56 -0800

New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul (knee) said there is no question that he will play against the Cleveland Browns in Week 12.

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Giants | Friday's Giants injury report

Fri, 25 Nov 2016 11:58:30 -0800

New York Giants OL Brett Jones (calf), Marshall Newhouse (knee) and Justin Pugh (knee) did not practice Friday, Nov. 25. Meanwhile, WRs Roger Lewis (concussion), Dwayne Harris (wrist), DE Jason Pierre-Paul (knee), OL Adam Gettis (calf) and RB Orleans Darkwa (leg) were limited participants. Jones, Newhouse and Pugh have already been ruled out for Week 12, while Darkwa, Gettis, Lewis and Pierre-Paul are considered questionable to play.

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Giants | Thursday injury report for Giants

Thu, 24 Nov 2016 09:39:37 -0800

New York Giants C Brett Jones (calf), OT Marshall Newhouse (knee), OG Justin Pugh (knee) and DE Jason Pierre-Paul (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 24. OG Adam Gettis (calf), WR Dwayne Harris (wrist) and WR Roger Lewis (concussion) and RB Orleans Darkwa (leg) were limited during practice.

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Giants | Wednesday injury report for Giants

Wed, 23 Nov 2016 12:59:49 -0800

New York Giants C Brett Jones (calf), WR Roger Lewis (concussion), OT Marshall Newhouse (knee) and DE Jason Pierre-Paul (knee) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 23. WR Dwayne Harris (wrist) and OG Justin Pugh (knee) were limited during practice.

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Giants | Giants' injury report for Friday

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 11:56:20 -0700

New York Giants Ss Nat Berhe (concussion) and Darian Thompson (foot), CB Eli Apple (groin) and OL Marshall Newhouse (calf) did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 14. WR Dwayne Harris (toe), DEs Jason Pierre-Paul (groin) and Olivier Vernon (wrist), LB Devon Kennard (concussion) and CB Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie (groin) were limited participants, while TEs Jerell Adams (ear) and Larry Donnell (concussion) each got in a full practice. Berhe, Newhouse and Thompson have been ruled out for Week 6. Apple, Harris, Kennard, Pierre-Paul and Rodgers-Cromartie are listed as questionable. Adams and Donnell are not on the injury report.

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Giants | Thursday injury report for Giants

Thu, 13 Oct 2016 12:55:44 -0700

New York Giants CB Eli Apple (groin), FS Nat Berhe (concussion), WR Dwayne Harris (toe), OT Marshall Newhouse (calf) and FS Darian Thompson (foot) did not participate in practice Thursday, Oct. 13. TE Jerrell Adams (ear), LB Devon Kennard (concussion), DE Jason Pierre-Paul (groin), CB Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie (groin) and DE Olivier Vernon (wrist) were limited during practice.

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Giants | Wednesday injury report for Giants

Wed, 12 Oct 2016 12:22:04 -0700

New York Giants CB Eli Apple (groin), FS Nat Berhe (concussion), LB Devon Kennard (concussion), OT Marshall Newhouse (calf), DE Jason Pierre-Paul (groin) and FS Darian Thompson (foot) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 12. WR Dwayne Harris (toe), CB Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie (groin) and DE Olivier Vernon (wrist) were limited during practice.

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Giants | Week 2 injury report

Fri, 16 Sep 2016 10:39:46 -0700

New York Giants DEs Jason Pierre-Paul (shoulder) is listed as questionable for the Week 2 game against the New Orleans Saints Sunday, Sept. 18. DT Robert Thomas (illness) has been ruled out for Week 2.

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Giants | New York's Thursday practice report

Thu, 15 Sep 2016 13:29:26 -0700

New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul (shoulder) and DT Robert Thomas (illness) did not practice Thursday, Sept. 15.

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Giants | Jason Pierre-Paul not worried about status

Thu, 15 Sep 2016 11:02:53 -0700

New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul (shoulder) said he will be able to play in Week 2 even though he missed practice Thursday, Sept. 15, because of a shoulder injury.

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Giants | Jason Pierre-Paul sits out

Thu, 15 Sep 2016 08:50:19 -0700

New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul (shoulder) is out of practice Thursday, Sept. 15, due to a sore shoulder.

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Giants | JPP back on the practice field

Wed, 10 Aug 2016 19:03:32 -0700

New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul (neck) was back on the practice field Wednesday, Aug. 10, after dealing with a stinger.

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Giants | Jason Pierre-Paul impressing

Mon, 01 Aug 2016 07:39:21 -0700

New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul has impressed as being "big and fast and explosive," according to general manager Jerry Reese. Head coach Ben McAdoo said he has to tone down Pierre-Paul because he is "going so hard out there," according to Reese. The Giants general manager added, "He looks like the old JPP."

Fantasy Tip: The once-dominant defensive end may never truly be himself from a fantasy perspective, but his elite raw talent allows him to resemble a strong starting contributor most weeks. He's a second defensive linemen in most setups.

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Giants | JPP can still be productive

Tue, 26 Jul 2016 22:50:23 -0700

New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul might not reach the 12.5 sack level he posted in 2014 after back surgery and before his fireworks accident, but beat writer Ralph Vacchiano still believes Pierre-Paul will have a big impact on the team's defense and pass rush, especially with DE Olivier Vernon working on the other side.

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Giants | Jason Pierre-Paul used to hand

Mon, 06 Jun 2016 12:14:17 -0700

New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul (hand) said his right hand will never be completely normal again, but he also said that his hand is normal for him now.

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Giants | Jason Pierre-Paul improving fundamentals

Mon, 06 Jun 2016 09:53:46 -0700

New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul has improved his fundamentals, according to head coach Ben McAdoo.

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Giants | Olivier Vernon should play on right side

Mon, 16 May 2016 11:18:36 -0700

New York Giants DE Olivier Vernon is expected to play at right defensive end, with DE Jason Pierre-Paul expected to primarily play at left defensive end, according to ESPNNewYork.com's Dan Graziano. Pierre-Paul could also move inside to defensive tackle on passing downs.

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Giants | Jason Pierre-Paul confident for 2016

Tue, 26 Apr 2016 15:43:59 -0700

New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul (hand) said he will be better than he was in 2015, adding that he is still the player he used to be. Pierre-Paul will wear a special glove on his injured hand in 2016 to help him rush better. The defensive end said he's recovered from his offseason surgery and has no limitations. Participating in minicamp will help him, too, he admitted, as he refused to participate in offseason workouts last year.

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Giants | Jason Pierre-Paul to shed club?

Fri, 11 Mar 2016 12:41:55 -0800

New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul (hand) said his injured hand won't be an issue in 2016, and he plans to play without a protective club.

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Giants | Jason Pierre-Paul terms

Wed, 09 Mar 2016 05:53:41 -0800

Updating a previous report, New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul received a one-year, $10 million deal with a $4.25 million signing bonus. He received a $4.25 million salary fully guaranteed with a $1.2 million roster bonus, a $300,000 workout bonus and $70,000 per game incentives.

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Giants | Jason Pierre-Paul returning to G-Men

Tue, 08 Mar 2016 10:40:45 -0800

New York Giants impending free-agent DE Jason Pierre-Paul agreed on a one-year deal in the $10.5 million range to return to the Giants Tuesday, March 8.

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Giants | Two DEs could return to Giants

Wed, 24 Feb 2016 18:25:10 -0800

New York Giants impending free-agent DEs Jason Pierre-Paul and Robert Ayers are two players the Giants are interested in re-signing, according to sources. The team will talk with the agents of the players this week.

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Giants | Ben McAdoo talks Jason Pierre-Paul

Wed, 24 Feb 2016 15:09:33 -0800

New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul seems to be wanted back by head coach Ben McAdoo. McAdoo said he has spoken with Pierre-Paul a couple of times this offseason and praised the defensive end for his ability to get off the ball and get after quarterbacks. If others teams aren't interested enough in Pierre-Paul, he could return to the Giants for about $8 million on a short-term deal.

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Giants | JPP unlikely to return to G-Men

Wed, 17 Feb 2016 19:24:59 -0800

New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul is expected to be with another team next season. A league source familiar with the situation said Wednesday, Feb. 17, that the Giants are "unlikely to re-sign JPP" this offseason. Pierre-Paul suffered an injury to his right hand in a fireworks incident last July.

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Giants | Not expected to use the franchise tag

Tue, 16 Feb 2016 09:41:04 -0800

The New York Giants are not expected to use the franchise tag, in the opinion of ESPNNewYork.com's Dan Graziano. DE Jason Pierre-Paul is not worth the $15 million because of the condition of his hand. CB Prince Amukamara won't be given $14 million. The likeliest candidate is PK Josh Brown if they want to re-sign him and can't get it done by the deadline.

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Giants | Could target pass-rushers in free agency

Mon, 08 Feb 2016 12:53:10 -0800

Miami Dolphins DE Olivier Vernon and Seattle Seahawks LB Bruce Irvin could be free-agent targets of the New York Giants this offseason, especially if DE Jason Pierre-Paul does not return.

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Giants | Jason Pierre-Paul has another surgery

Mon, 18 Jan 2016 07:26:23 -0800

New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul (hand) had another surgery on his hand. This procedure is intended to give Pierre-Paul more flexibility in his middle finger, with the hopes that next season he'll be able to wear a modified glove and have some grip strength in his hand. Last season he wore a full-hand club and could not grasp anything with his injured hand.

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Giants | Jason Pierre-Paul could be re-signed

Tue, 05 Jan 2016 14:26:32 -0800

New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul would be welcomed back to the Giants at the right price next season, according to owner John Mara.

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Giants | Week 17 Giants report

Fri, 01 Jan 2016 10:33:49 -0800

New York Giants S Craig Dahl (concussion), OT Marshall Newhouse (concussion), DE Jason Pierre-Paul (ankle), S Cooper Taylor (concussion) and LB J.T. Thomas (ankle) did not practice Friday, Jan. 1. Dahl, Newhouse and Taylor are out, and Pierre-Paul is questionable.

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Giants | Thursday practice report for Week 17

Thu, 31 Dec 2015 11:59:52 -0800

New York Giants S Craig Dahl (concussion), OT Marshall Newhouse (concussion), DE Jason Pierre-Paul (ankle), S Cooper Taylor (concussion) and LB J.T. Thomas (ankle) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 31. LS Danny Aiken (thumb) was limited.

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Giants | Wednesday practice report for Week 17

Wed, 30 Dec 2015 12:10:54 -0800

New York Giants S Craig Dahl (concussion), OT Marshall Newhouse (concussion), DE Jason Pierre-Paul (ankle), S Cooper Taylor (concussion) and LB J.T. Thomas (ankle) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 30.

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Giants | Jason Pierre-Paul will have more surgery

Wed, 30 Dec 2015 12:07:51 -0800

New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul (finger, hand) said he will undergo more surgery on his injured right hand following the regular season. He added that further surgery has been planned; he was just waiting until the season ended to make it happen. The goal of the operation is to improve flexibility in his middle finger so he can grip better and play without his current club.

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Giants | Friday injury report for Week 13

Fri, 04 Dec 2015 10:49:26 -0800

New York Giants LB Devon Kennard (hamstring, foot) and S Brandon Meriweather (knee) are out for Week 13 against the New York Jets. OT Marshall Newhouse (back) and C Weston Richburg (ankle) are questionable, while DE Robert Ayers (toe), DE Jason Pierre-Paul (hand), OG Justin Pugh (concussion) and FB Nikita Whitlock (non-injury) are probable. Kennard and Meriweather didn't practice Friday, Dec. 4. Newhouse and Richburg were limited, while the others practiced in full.

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Giants | Thursday practice report for Week 13

Thu, 03 Dec 2015 11:56:24 -0800

New York Giants LB Devon Kennard (hamstring, foot), S Brandon Meriweather (knee), OT Marshall Newhouse (back) and RB Nikita Whitlock (non-injury) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 3. C Weston Richburg (ankle) was limited, while DE Robert Ayers (toe), DE Jason Pierre-Paul (hand) and OG Justin Pugh (concussion) practiced in full.

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Giants | Jason Pierre-Paul wants to stick around

Wed, 02 Dec 2015 14:25:24 -0800

New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul (finger, hand) said he'd like to finish his career with the Giants after making a successful return from a freak fireworks accident this summer. Pierre-Paul will be a free agent at the end of this year, and his chances of returning are tied to how he plays in the final five games. The Giants have been pleased with his results since his return from injury. He's finally able to practice rushing from a three-point stance with his right hand on the ground. Pierre-Paul is also still wearing a bulky club on his right hand, and he said it's not easy to balance with. He expects to wear the club for the rest of the year.

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Giants | Week 13 practice report for Wednesday

Wed, 02 Dec 2015 14:00:07 -0800

New York Giants S Brandon Meriweather (knee) and OT Marshall Newhouse (back) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 2. DE Robert Ayers (toe), LB Devon Kennard (hamstring, foot), OG Justin Pugh (concussion) and C Weston Richburg (ankle) were limited. DE Jason Pierre-Paul (hand) participated fully.

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Giants | Jason Pierre-Paul may ditch wrap

Wed, 11 Nov 2015 12:42:26 -0800

New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul (finger, hand) may not use the heavy club wrap that he wore on his hand in Week 9. Pierre-Paul played 46 defensive snaps in his season debut last week and is likely to see his workload increase in Week 10 as he works his way back from injury. He said his hand isn't hurting at all and didn't bother him last week, which is why he thinks he won't have to wear his wrap for much longer. Pierre-Paul said his recovery from a back injury in 2013 was much tougher.

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Giants | Jason Pierre-Paul expected to start

Sun, 08 Nov 2015 06:01:02 -0800

New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul (hand) is expected to start against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Week 9, but he will be monitored since this is first game of the season.

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Giants | Jason Pierre-Paul activated

Sat, 07 Nov 2015 13:29:42 -0800

New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul (hand) was activated to the 53-man roster Saturday, Nov. 7. He'll play in Week 9 against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

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Giants | Jason Pierre-Paul expected to play

Sat, 07 Nov 2015 10:37:46 -0800

New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul (finger, hand) is expected to play in Week 9 against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

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Giants | Jason Pierre-Paul decision Saturday

Fri, 06 Nov 2015 11:13:54 -0800

New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul's (hand) status will be clarified Saturday, Nov. 7, after he does a workout, according to head coach Tom Coughlin.

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Giants | Jason Pierre-Paul expects to play

Wed, 04 Nov 2015 12:06:15 -0800

Updating previous reports, New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul (finger, hand) sounds like he's ready to return for his season debut against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Week 9. "I'm going to play on Sunday. ... Maybe," Pierre-Paul said. "It's going to be a big adjustment. I've gotten over the bad part. But there's nothing that I can't do." He said he's prepared to make technical changes to his game and stance on the field.

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Giants | Jason Pierre-Paul to play right and left end

Wed, 04 Nov 2015 11:21:37 -0800

New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul (finger, hand) said he will continue to play right and left defensive end, even though he's been forced to switch to a left-handed stance because of his hand issues.

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Giants | Jason Pierre-Paul in great shape

Wed, 04 Nov 2015 11:09:20 -0800

New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul (finger, hand) is in outstanding physical shape, according to head coach Tom Coughlin. The Giants will bring him along faster in practice this week.

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Giants | Jason Pierre-Paul to practice

Wed, 04 Nov 2015 08:13:13 -0800

New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul (hand) will practice heavily this week and sounds like he has promise to play in Week 9.

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Giants | Jason Pierre-Paul to practice more

Mon, 02 Nov 2015 14:51:04 -0800

Updating a previous report, New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul (hand, finger) will have his workload increased this week in practice, according to head coach Tom Coughlin. Coughlin added that the Giants would push the envelope with Pierre-Paul to test his conditioning and to see how he handles being hit. Again, Pierre-Paul has not yet been ruled out for Week 9.

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Giants | Jason Pierre-Paul not ruled out

Mon, 02 Nov 2015 13:27:06 -0800

New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul (hand, finger) has not been ruled out for Week 9 yet, according to head coach Tom Coughlin. Coughlin said Pierre-Paul's availability largely depends on his conditioning.

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Giants | Jason Pierre-Paul may play soon

Sun, 01 Nov 2015 09:33:33 -0800

New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul (hand) could play as early as Week 9 against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Pierre-Paul has shown good conditioning, and the team is open to him playing next week.

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Giants | Jason Pierre-Paul won't make trip

Fri, 30 Oct 2015 11:52:35 -0700

New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul (finger, hand) won't make the trip with the team to face the New Orleans Saints in Week 8.

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Giants | Jason Pierre-Paul terms

Thu, 29 Oct 2015 08:08:02 -0700

Updating previous reports, New York Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul's contract has a $2.55 million base salary. Of that, $1.55 is guaranteed for skill and injury. He can earn a maximum of $9.76 million with playing time and sacks incentives. His first half-sack is worth $50,000, and the incentives increase by $50,000 per sack up to 9.5 sacks, which is worth $1 million. He hits an $864,000 trigger at 7.5 sacks. If he records 10 or more sacks, he hits a trigger worth $7.2 million minus the 46-man roster bonuses, which was a maximum of $1.5 million.

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